“Honesty is such a lonely word.” As the great Billy Joel once sang, “Everyone is so untrue.” That could be the anthem for this modern era, when liars and lying are not only tolerated, but rewarded for their artful deception.
It is easy to start hyperventilating over classified documents. It isn’t the classification but what is in the documents that counts. Much marked classified is rubbish.
With a new congressional term kicking off, the agricultural lobby will fight to bring the Farm Workforce Modernization Act back for approval to alleviate the shortage of farmworkers across the country. The bill is now in limbo after Democrats lost control of the House of Representatives.
Every generation has angst over what a particular cultural shift is doing to the minds of our youth. When I was a kid in the mid-'80s, it was Tipper Gore and the Parents' Music Resource Center coming after rock and rap for what they considered explicit and obscene lyrics, leading to the firs…
There’s an understandable compulsion in the media and among Democrats to emphasize the differences between Joe Biden’s classified documents scandal and Donald Trump’s.
Strange how few details landlords and tenants recall from their lease agreements. Outside of payment amounts and end dates, the rest grows hazy over time. Beware: There is peril for the forgetful. Your signature carries significant responsibilities. A valid lease agreement has the muscular f…
Democrats want Biden to impose rules to limit rent increases across the country
🎧 The hosts discuss a recent advice column, in which a grandmother said she was losing sleep about her 9-year-old granddaughter walking home alone from school.
Daria Novak described herself as a strong Donald Trump supporter in 2016, so much so that as the Republican nominee for Connecticut’s 2nd Congressional District that year, she put Trump’s name above her own on campaign signs.
Thank God, the witch is dead. That's what a student at Liberty University said back in 2020 in reaction to Jerry Falwell Jr. resigning as president of the Baptist college his father founded. She wasn't the only one on campus happy to see him go, but when you compare one of the most influential white evangelical Christians in the country to the Wicked Witch of the East, it stands out. I guess ...
On this episode of the Utterly Moderate Podcast we are discussing women in fields related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics in the U.S.
Moderates are in the suburbs -- Democrats, Republicans and independents -- who want Washington spending kept in check. They tend to be liberal on social issues but pained over the extremes of the woke. They have respect for various sexual identities but little interest in learning new pronouns. And they overwhelmingly want some access to abortion.
Nightcap's Jon Sarlin talks to futurist Amy Webb about the implications for ChatGPT, the next-gen AI tool that's blowing everyone's minds. For more, watch the full Nightcap episode here.
Against the backdrop of Santos' lies, a Siena College poll shows what voters thing of the congressman, CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — I first heard about global warming being attributable to human activity about 50 years ago. Back then, it was just a curiosity, a matter of academic discussion. It didn’t engage the environmental movement, which marshaled opposition to nuclear and firmly adv…
While Interstate 35’s main lanes have been open since early August, Waco area drivers are still getting used to how the $341 million rebuild of the interstate impacts them through the downtown corridor. The new road is great for travelers, but how well it meshes with local traffic is a work …
At the midpoint of President Joe Biden’s first term, he deserves a solid “A” for turning the economy around, getting the pandemic and inflation under control, and encouraging a rapid transition to clean energy. No president since Lyndon Johnson has as much to show for his first two years in office. Unlike Johnson, Biden managed to push key legislation with a tiny majority in the House and the thinnest possible margin in the Senate.
The Biden administration has touted the return of diplomacy while failing to meaningfully deliver on this tenet in many ways.
Dr. Anthony Fauci, who began his career at the National Institutes of Health during Lyndon Johnson’s administration, has stepped down as director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and chief medical adviser to President Joe Biden. To put it in perspective, after more than five decades of distinguished and controversial government service, his legacy will be bittersweet ...
A movement known as the Convention of States (COS) has been gaining traction across the country. The movement seeks to bring delegates from all 50 states to propose amendments to the U.S. Constitution by invoking Article V. Nineteen states have passed legislation approving such a convention,…
The Texas population now tops 30 million, according to recent estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau. In fact, the state added 470,708 people (measured from July 2021 to July 2022), the largest-gaining state in the nation. Growth in Texas last year was fueled by gains from all three component…
America has always had a debate on the separation of church and state. In recent years a new separation debate has formed, pitting public institutions against parental rights.
As the ancient proverb goes, the fish rots from the head.
While Twitter has many critics, a researcher explains the ramifications of losing an important source of real-time information as well as geotagged data.
Unlike Southwest, FAA isn't being held accountable
China's shrinking population, we are told, poses an economic threat to that country, as well as an economic drag for us.
Well, that was fun while it lasted.
If you’re a frequent traveler or looking to become one, you may be wondering which airline to be loyal to. Here’s what you need to know about elite status programs. PennyGem’s Johana Restrepo has more.
Commentary: The kind of person who says that football is a “violent spectacle” that has “no place” in our society is someone who has conveniently forgotten that people put their lives at risk every day, sometimes to secure some economic benefit but often for what seems to be no reason at all.